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Entertainer Machel Montano facing criminal charges

Soca singer Machel Montano performing at the 2...Image via WikipediaAntigua Observer Newspaper : "PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – International Soca Monarch, Machel Montano, is expected to continue giving evidence on Friday in a case in which he and three other artistes have been charged with assaulting patrons at a night club here nearly four years ago.

Montano, who also won the two million dollar (US$333,300) road march competition in this week’s Carnival celebrations that ended on Tuesday, spent most of Thursday on the stand defending the criminal charges that have been laid against him, fellow entertainers, Joel “Zan” Fezeck, Kernel Roberts, songwriter/producer and son of the late calypsonian Lord Kitchener and Rodney “Benjai” Le Blanc.
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